adiposis dolorosa

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adiposis dolorosa

[ad·ə′pō·səs ‚dō·lə′rōs·ə]
(medicine)
An uncommon type of obesity in which the excess fat deposits are tender and painful.
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Therefore, the developmental and adiposis regulation of Dnmt3b has been thought to play an important role in the control of a wave of de novo methylation after the implantation of blastocysts (Okano et al., 1999; Watanabe et al., 2002).
Compared with the normal liver tissues from the control group, Group 2 (NS + LPS) rat liver sections demonstrated significant evidence of injury with severe sinusoidal vascular congestion, mild neutrophilic infiltration and Kupffer cell activation, micro hepatocellular adiposis and apoptosis and necrosis in some areas (Fig.